This program prepares you to understand and analyze data, extracting relevant insights that will positively impact companies and businesses. Our world-leading faculty will prepare you for a successful career in large corporations. You will learn to formulate data with statistical tools, alongside other skills that can be transferred to the professional world. Guided by experts in the Business and Data fields and using the latest tech, you will acquire a comprehensive knowledge of management and strong analytical skills. Aimed at and driven by innovative individuals, this dual degree will prepare you to become a leader in the corporate world and build company value.
**Students who complete a Dual Degree at IE University receive two undergraduate diplomas upon graduation. Both programs are fully compliant with the Bologna Process and accredited by the Spanish Government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).
ready to drive performance within businesses, make effective management decisions and have a positive impact in the corporate world.
an ambitious program that will prepare them to become disruptive leaders in the corporate world. They will learn to harness the power of data by extracting relevant insights to drive decision making processes in businesses.
You can study the Dual Degree in Business Administration and Data & Business Analytics in Segovia and Madrid. If you decide to start in Segovia, you will spend the first two years at the campus in Segovia, before moving to Madrid for your third, fourth and fifth years. If you start the program in Madrid, however, you will spend all five years of the program in the Spanish capital.
Dual Program in Business Administration and Data and Business Analytics
Bachelor in Business Administration and Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics
Centro de Estudios Superiores IE (Madrid)
Bachelor in Business Administration – 500 places
Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics – 60 places
Facultad de Ciencias Humanas, Sociales y de Comunicación (Segovia)
Bachelor in Business Administration – 200 places
Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics – 60 places
Total number of credits: 480 (240 + 240) ECTS*
Distribution of credits and subjects**:
Core subjects – 120 ECTS
Mandatory subjects – 246 ECTS
Elective subjects – 90 ECTS
Final Project – 24 ECTS
Economic Sciences, Business Administration, Marketing, Trade, Accounting and Tourism
ACSUCYL*** – Buscador Títulos Oficiales
*European Credit Transfer System
**The character of the subjects is defined by the Spanish legislation
***Quality Assurance Agency for the University System in Castilla y León
Five reasons to take the Dual Degree in Business Administration and Data & Business Analytics at IE University.
IE Business School and IE School of Science and Technology come together to create a unique, challenging and multidisciplinary program. IE Business School ranks as one of the best and most prestigious schools in the world, and places 5th for our innovative teaching methodologies globally*. Its cutting-edge resources and outstanding and well-connected faculty will prepare you to make management decisions that will have a lasting impact on any organization.
*Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2018.
With this unique degree, you will become a business manager who is able to make innovative decisions using data, which is an increasingly demanded profile in today’s job market. By understanding the market and analyzing data, you can drive performance in a business and stimulate long-term growth. Decisions made with business and analytical skills will help you guarantee success for any company, no matter the sector.
Expertise in data is essential to every business. In the program you will discover how data can optimize an organization’s competitive edge. You will learn how to analyze, interpret and transform data to add value and innovate in a variety of industries, from finance to healthcare and beyond.
Customize your studies so they align with your career goals. Our prestigious faculty provides guidance and resources to help you realize your full potential. There is also the opportunity for you to create connections and network with international and outstanding leaders in the corporate world. Choose from a variety of internships, exchange programs and other professional initiatives to gain insight into the real working world.
The Bachelor in Business Administration and Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics are fully compliant with the Bologna Process and accredited by the Government of Spain and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). Kick start your career with two top degrees from a leader in innovative education.
Data and innovation go hand-in-hand. That’s why this program has been designed to teach students to use cutting-edge technologies to analyze and extract actionable insights from data to then help organizations find solutions that will drive them into the future. This skill set allows students—and later, graduates—to influence positive change in the world. The business world is changing at the speed of light as a result of new technologies, and at IE University we ensure that our graduates are prepared to adapt to these changes and drive innovation.
Taking on this dual degree means students are prepared to integrate management and tech. Students who study two integrated degrees stand out from the crowd, but those with a dual degree in business, data, and analytics—some of the fastest-growing sectors in the world—have a unique appeal to companies and headhunters. In fact, according to McKinsey, there’s a shortage of people who are highly trained in this field. And it’s not just tech companies looking for these professionals. Kimberly Castro, Executive Editor at U.S. News, says that every type of company is in need of people who can analyze and interpret data to solve problems. This means graduates of this program are in high demand, regardless of sector.
By studying this degree, you will become an expert in driving innovation in businesses across industries. What you learn from the program will inspire you to play a fundamental role in big decision making within your future company. Top companies use data and business analytics to make decisions that lead to improved performance. Your data insights data will inform your decision making and give your company a competitive edge. Data and business are fast growing fields in the corporate world, meaning your profile will be in high-demand and impactful in any business.
This dual degree integrates business administration and data analytics seamlessly into one comprehensive program. A coherent learning experience is grounded in core modules and expanded by an integrated study plan that ensures students take a wide range of courses. Students begin with foundation courses in their first year, learning the building blocks of each discipline. Once the foundation has been laid, students delve deeper into subjects such as data analytics, big data technologies, innovation and business.
At IE University, more than 75% of our student body comes from outside Spain, representing an average of 130 nationalities on campus each year. We take great pride in these numbers—and in the individuals behind them.
Our students are natural go-getters with a global outlook and a dream of a better future. Regardless of their degrees or passions, they strive every day to unleash their innovative potential and reach their goals. Driving this shared vision are people from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. They are both united and entirely unique. These are our students. Discover their stories.
Rafif Srour, Academic Director of Data and Business Analytics at IE University, explains in-depth the Dual Degree in Business Administration & Data and Business Analytics.
Our 500-strong faculty guides students to unleash their potential day in, day out. Their influence across all five Schools can’t be overstated, inspiring young, energetic minds as they define their personal and professional trajectories.
But what kind of person does it take to create such impact? The individuals that make up the IE University faculty are special. Coming from diverse, global backgrounds, they each bring distinct perspectives and innovative ideas that embody what makes IE University stand out. Their stories are personal and unique—but don’t take our word for it. Read their stories to see for yourself.
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